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Night Trotting 50th Anniversary

Albion Park Harness Racing Club

Albion Park Harness Racing Club, Yulestar Street, Albion

Help us celebrate 50 years of spectacular harness racing at the Albion Park.

The opening night of “trotting” at Albion Park was conducted on September 7, 1968 where Curly Adios claimed the first victory, trained and driven by Sam Zammit. Since then, Albion Park has been home to many champion horses and hall of fame trainer-drivers.

You’ll see the best Queensland pacers show their talent in the $20,660 50th Anniversary Cup.

EVENT TIME
Gates open at 4.30pm

TICKET PRICES
General Admission FREE

MARQUEES
Silks Trackside Marquee - $80pp

Let Silks Trackside Marquee impress you with their superb seafood buffet. You’ll appreciate an up close and personal experience as the champion’s race to the winning post just metres from your table. For just $80 per person you’ll receive a selection of fresh Australian seafood, hot selection, cold selection and after dinner desserts. Bookings are essential, phone Silks on 07 3262 2044. 

 
FACILITIES
Pacesetters Bar & Bistro - Enjoy relaxed dining and magnificent views of the race track at Pacesetters Bistro. Located at the top level of our grandstand building, the menu includes a large range of meals, snacks and desserts. Group dining packages are available, phone the club on 3262 2577 for more information.  

Tote, betting facilities and audio visual are located within close proximity of each dining area. 

DRESS CODE OR REQUIREMENTS

Casual for general race day attendees. Smart casual for marquee guests.

GETTING TO AND FROM THE TRACK
Albion Park Raceway is located on Yulestar Street, Albion which is behind the Breakfast Creek Hotel on Amy Street, Albion. It’s a short walk from the Bowen Hills (1.5km) and Albion (1.5km) train stations, just up the road from the Teneriffe and Bretts Wharf Ferry and City Cat terminals, and about a $10 taxi from the Valley.  Free parking is available for all general race day attendees. The carpark can be accessed via Yulestar St, which is directly across the road from the Breakfast Creek Hotel carpark.

CONTACT THE CLUB FOR MORE INFORMATION

Ph: 07 3262 2577

Website: www.aphrc.com.au

Facebook: www.facebook.com/AlbionParkHarnessRacingClub

The information set out on this event page is correct as at the date of publication and may be subject to further change by Racing Queensland or the event promoter (if Racing Queensland is not the event promoter) in their absolute discretion. Please visit http://www.racingqueensland.com.au/ for the current race calendars. Please check race schedules for final times two days before, race numbers are not final.

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